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Busoga Kingdom in Uproar as Alleged Fake Documents Circulate Ahead of Kyabazinga’s Wedding

Tensions are rising in Busoga Kingdom as the anticipated royal wedding of Kyabazinga William Gabula Nadiope IV with Ms Jovia Mutesi approaches, amidst claims of fake court documents circulating on social media. The kingdom has formally called on the police to arrest individuals believed to be behind these alleged falsifications, aiming to disrupt the upcoming […]

Historic Collaboration Between NUP and FDC Katonga Faction Stirs Political Landscape

In a remarkable turn of events, the National Unity Platform (NUP) and the Katonga Faction of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) have forged a strategic alliance, officially launching their collaboration during the inauguration of NUP’s new headquarters in Makerere-Kavule. Leaders from both political entities took the stage, passionately advocating for unity among Ugandans to […]

Police Deployed at Flooded Kafu River in Hoima

Police have been strategically deployed along the banks of the Kafu River, serving as a pivotal border point between Hoima and Kyankwanzi Districts, with the primary objective of averting potential crises arising from the river bursting its banks. Consequently, the overflow has led to the temporary closure of a crucial road, compelling individuals to resort […]

Diseases affecting coffee business in Kyenjojo

Coffee growers in Kyenjojo district are struggling to earn from the business due to pests and diseases that attack the crop. The farmers say the most common type of disease is the coffee berry disease which attacks the plants until they dry up and the berries fall off before maturing. Patrick Baguma, a coffee grower […]

Emyooga Seed Capital Boosts Financial Growth for Restaurant Owners in Kasese, Rwenzori Sub-region

Restaurant owners in Kasese District, located in the picturesque Rwenzori Sub-region, are celebrating significant financial growth following their shift from costly loans obtained from financial institutions to the Emyooga seed capital provided by the government. This strategic move not only bolsters their businesses but also serves as a valuable training platform for students pursuing careers […]

Business paralyzed as Mumbere returns to Kasese

Businesses came to a standstill on Wednesday as thousands of Rwenzururu subjects gathered in Kasese town to welcome Charles Wesley Mumbere, the cultural leader of Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu-OBR. The area between Rukoki bridge and the roundabout was filled with people dancing as the helicopter carrying the royal family landed at Kasese airfield. Throughout the day, […]

Museveni, Besigye battle for Rwenzori sub-region

Dr Besigye’s support in the Rwenzori sub-region has majorly been the Bakonzo, who accuse President Museveni of failing to address their problems. They, therefore, argue that it’s this imbalance of services that they base on to “punish” Museveni. Kasese was the only district in western Uganda to return FDC MPs in the 2006 general election. […]

Manchester City set to host Young Boys in a Champions League decider

This Tuesday evening brings an electrifying Champions League clash, with group leaders Manchester City hosting the third-placed Young Boys. City, boasting a perfect record in Group G, have already booked their spot in the knockout stages, but the stakes remain high for their Swiss opponents. Manchester City‘s last Premier League match was a showcase of […]

South African divisions exposed by Israel-Hamas conflict

The war between Israel and Hamas has exposed deep divisions in South Africa, with the government’s staunch support for the Palestinians coming in for criticism from leaders of the country’s Jewish community, among others. The government has announced the withdrawal of its diplomats from Israel, and suggested that the position of Israel’s ambassador to Pretoria […]